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Nikon Coolpix S32

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Nikon Coolpix S32

$154.04
$59.00 $95 cheaper than 5 days ago
Nikon Coolpix S32
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A good spec and award winning compact camera, with a fair price
Compact 13.2MP 3x Yes Mar 2014
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Nikon COOLPIX S32 Waterproof Digital Camera - White (AS-IS) (Brand new, unopened) - on
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Nikon COOLPIX S32 13.2 MP Waterproof Digital Camera with Full HD 1080p Video (White) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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Digital Camera, Nikon Coolpix S32, 13.2 MegaPixel, 3 X Optical Zoom, Blue (Brand new, unopened)
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Used - Nikon COOLPIX S32 13.2 MP Waterproof Digital Camera with Full HD 1080p Video (White) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
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Refurbished - Nikon COOLPIX S32 13.2 MP Waterproof Digital Camera with Full HD 1080p Video (White) (Certified Refurbished)
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Used - Nikon CoolPix S32 White Digital Waterproof Shockproof 3X Zoom Camera 13.2 Pixels (Used)
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Nikon Coolpix S32 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Nikon Coolpix S32 number 326 across all digital cameras.
89
Reviews
61 Reviews + 1 Award
77
Value for Money
Very Good
79
Features
Good Features
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has good user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 74%, based on 61 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
This Nikon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very small optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Lower than average megapixels
Only 4160 x 3120 pixels image resolution

Should You Buy it Now?

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How Big is the Nikon Coolpix S32?

The Nikon Coolpix S32 is 107.6mm wide and 66.1mm tall. It is 40.4mm deep and weighs 175g.

Nikon Coolpix S32 front dimensions
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Nikon Coolpix S32 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 77% of cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $59.00 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

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Features

Lower Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the Coolpix S32 of only 13.2MP is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lower than 75% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average megapixels of all cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP.

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Only 4160 X 3120 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the Coolpix S32 is 4160 x 3120 pixels. That's 18% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all cameras is 8256 x 6192 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Coolpix S32's optical zoom of only 3x is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 81% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the Coolpix S32 of 3.3 is relatively typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 53% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Coolpix S32 has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of digital cameras.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Nikon Coolpix S32's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 1,600 is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is lower than 87% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. The average maximum ISO sensitivity of all cameras is 14,000, with the lowest being 200 and the highest being 820,000.

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Average Weight

The Nikon Coolpix S32's weight of 175g is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is heavier than 61% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Coolpix S32 has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Only 220 Battery Life

Most cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the Coolpix S32 which takes 220 battery life.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The display diagonal of the Coolpix S32 of only 2.7" is in the smallest 26% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Waterproof

The Coolpix S32 is waterproof, unlike 92% of cameras which are not waterproof.

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Smaller Than Average Image Sensor Size

Across all the cameras the image sensor sizes range from 0.25" to 1.5", and the average image sensor size is 0.47". The image sensor size of the Coolpix S32 of only 0.323" is very small compared to most other cameras. It is smaller than 98% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Narrow Field of View

The field of view of the Coolpix S32 of only 96% is in the narrowest 6% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the cameras the field of views range from 92% to 1,000%, and the average field of view is 100%.

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Has a Tripod Mount

The Nikon Coolpix S32 has a tripod mount. 73% of digital cameras do not have a tripod mount.

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Nikon Coolpix S32 of only 30mm is shorter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is shorter than 71% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Shock Resistant

The Coolpix S32 has a shock resistant, which is unusual. 96% of cameras do not have a shock resistant.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The Coolpix S32's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 14% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest display resolution of digital cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Dustproof

The Coolpix S32 is dustproof, which is unusual. 93% of cameras are not dustproof.

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Has a Pre-Flash

The Coolpix S32 has a pre-flash. 95% of cameras do not have a pre-flash.

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Average Waterproof Up to

The waterproof up to of the Nikon Coolpix S32 of 10m is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is in the highest 42% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most commonly supported resolution on cameras.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Coolpix S32 of 4x is fairly standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 52% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Coolpix S32 of only 5.9 is smaller than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 9% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

nikon vna852e1

Barcodes:

00018208939411, 00018208939459, 00018208939497, 00018208939527, 00018208997435, 00018208997459, 00018208997527, 00018208997534, 00018208997541, 00018208997558, 00616348082044, 00616348082051, 02003032983004, 05054230628478, 05054230628485, 05055261867362, 05712505146736, 08033737553459, 08033737553466, 08033737553473, 08033737553480

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